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Army's mental health tsar calls for ban on brutal 'milling' boxing bouts before quitting

Army's mental health tsar calls for ban on brutal 'milling' boxing bouts before quitting

20 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Major Andrew Fox, of the Parachute Regiment, has quit after triggering an avalanche of online abuse by calling for the scrapping of 'milling' - brutal bouts of boxing used to...
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At last! Cystic Fibrosis crusade poster girl Harriet gets wonder drug

At last! Cystic Fibrosis crusade poster girl Harriet gets wonder drug

2 days ago   |   Daily Express

A BEAMING Harriet Corr holds up her first box of life-saving cystic fibrosis pills, after a year of melting hearts in the Daily Express.
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Changemakers: Rolling with the punches

3 days ago   |   The Big Issue

What happens when you invite the world of clinical psychology into London boxing gyms? It looks something like In Your Corner, a social enterprise created by Dr Kathy Adcock...
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The Best Veg Boxes In 2020 For A Healthier, More Sustainable Diet

The Best Veg Boxes In 2020 For A Healthier, More Sustainable Diet

3 days ago   |   Huffington Post

For many, the 2020 resolution is to be a better person , whether it's eating more healthily, working towards a personal fitness goal or being more sustainable. With a vegetable...
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Coronavirus to be declared public health emergency by World Health Organisation

Coronavirus to be declared public health emergency by World Health Organisation

4 days ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Nine people have died from the virus The World Health Organisation is expected to declare a public health emergency of international concern after a ninth person died from...
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Boxing qualifiers set for Wuhan nixed over health fears: media

4 days ago   |   Reuters

Qualifying boxing matches for Asia and Oceania for the 2020 Olympic Games that were set to take place in China's Wuhan next month have been canceled due to fears over the new...
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First suspected case of coronavirus in Australia

First suspected case of coronavirus in Australia

5 days ago   |   Metro   |   3 articles

The country is looking at potentially its first case of the deadly virus Coronavirus is feared to have spread to Australia after a man started showing SARS-like symptoms...
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Love Island spin-off star who attempted suicide accuses ITV of neglect

Love Island spin-off star who attempted suicide accuses ITV of neglect

6 days ago   |   Metro

Tia Latham appeared on Survival Of The Fittest in 2018 A Survival Of The Fittest star has accused ITV of neglect after she attempted to take her own life following her...
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Cystic fibrosis campaign: Six young sufferers finally get wonder pills in NHS deal

Cystic fibrosis campaign: Six young sufferers finally get wonder pills in NHS deal

6 days ago   |   Daily Express

SIX young cystic fibrosis sufferers get their hands on boxes of lifesaving pills at last after fighting in our crusade to win an NHS deal. Last year, all six spoke out in...
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NHS mental health director calls loot boxes ‘under the radar' gambling

NHS mental health director calls loot boxes ‘under the radar' gambling

7 days ago   |   PCGamesN

The loot box wars rage on in the UK, as they have around the world for the past couple years. In the latest salvo, the National Health Services director of mental health Claire...
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FOURTH US case of coronavirus is confirmed

FOURTH US case of coronavirus is confirmed

Health officials say that both California patients, one in Orange County and the second in Los Angeles County, had recently returned from the epicenter of the outbreak in... Read more ...

Coronation Street pictures reveal Norris Cole's return after Malcolm...

Coronation Street pictures reveal Norris Cole's return after Malcolm Hebden's ill health

Norris is back, baby! Coronation Street fans will be thrilled to learn that Norris Cole is returning to the Cobbles once more after actor Malcolm Hebden suffered a heart... Read more ...

The coronavirus can be spread from person to person before someone realizes...

The coronavirus can be spread from person to person before someone realizes they even have it, according to the Chinese health minister

A person who contracts the Wuhan coronavirus could be asymptomatic for 1 to 14 days and not even know they have the virus, according to China's National Health Commission... Read more ...

Caprice Bourret health: Star forced to quit TV show in the past due to...

Caprice Bourret health: Star forced to quit TV show in the past due to deadly condition

CAPRICE BOURRET, best known for being a model, is currently competing in this year's Dancing On Ice competition. This isn't the first TV competition the star has taken part in... Read more ...

Lisa George health: Dancing on Ice star's health battle pushed her to join...

Lisa George health: Dancing on Ice star's health battle pushed her to join the ITV show

LISA GEORGE became a well-known face on TV screens after playing the character Beth Tinker in the popular soap Coronation Street. She can be seen currently as one of the... Read more ...

NHS staff are briefed on how to handle dead bodies infected with coronavirus

NHS staff are briefed on how to handle dead bodies infected with coronavirus

The dossier published by Public Health England warns that the coronavirus - which has reached three locations across France - is 'accelerating' and tells GPs to avoid any... Read more ...

Madonna cancels first London show of Madame X tour to 'put health first'

Madonna cancels first London show of Madame X tour to 'put health first'

Madonna has pulled out of the first London show of her Madame X tour, sparking calls for the pop star to cancel the entire run. Read more ...

Love Island's Jack Fincham confirms identity of baby's mum after their...

Love Island's Jack Fincham confirms identity of baby's mum after their secret fling

The Love Island star said he had a 'whirlwind romance' with health compliance officer Casey Ranger weeks after splitting with long-term girlfriend Dani Dyer Read more ...

Desperate hunt for survivors as death toll from Turkey earthquake rises to 21

Desperate hunt for survivors as death toll from Turkey earthquake rises to 21

At least 21 people have been killed after the earthquake struck eastern Turkey on Friday night At least 21 people have died and more than 1,000 are injured after a strong... Read more ...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam freezes travel to Wuhan, shuts schools and...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam freezes travel to Wuhan, shuts schools and cancels public events

The city-state's health authorities have confirmed five cases, all linked to the outbreak in China's Hubei province, and are treating a further 122 people suspected of having... Read more ...